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Synonyms for Durango

a city in north central Mexico

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In Durango state, fruit growers are reporting some damage to orchards because of a lack of moisture during the winter months.
Samples were assayed at Laboratorio Industrial Metalurgico in Gomez Palacio, Durango state, Mexico and at Mina de San Luis in Durango, state of Durango, Mexico.
EDR: TSX, EXK: AMEX, EJD: DBFrankfurt) announces the acquisition of an option to purchase the San Pedro properties, located about 6 km northwest of Endeavour's operating Porvenir Mine, in the Guanacevi silver district, Durango State, Mexico.
The deal is valued at C$20 million and includes the 7,700-hectare (19,000-acre) silver-gold Picachos portfolio located in Durango State and the 17,800-hectare (43,900-acre) Tango gold claims in Sinaloa State.
For example, cotton growers in Torreon and Parras in Durango state have tripled cotton production since the advent of NAFTA in 1994.
This feud stems from an arbitrary decision made during the administration of former President Ernesto Zedillo to take almost 5,500 hectares from communal farms, known as ejidos, in Zacatecas state and cede the land to residents of indigenous communities in nearby Durango state.
27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Minerals Company (NYSE MKT: AUMN)(TSX: AUM), a growing mid-tier silver and gold producer with mining operations in Durango State, Mexico, announced today that it is participating in the John Tumazos Very Independent Research, LLC Metals and Mining Conference being held at the Westin New York Grand Central Hotel at 212 East 42[sup.
The Company is preparing to place the Topia Silver Mine, in Durango State, back into production and is exploring the Virimoa Gold Project in Durango and San Antonio Gold-Copper Project in Chihuahua.
The company undertook regional evaluations at its five 100% owned projects in Mexico: Tonichi, Rodadero, and Badesi in Sonora State, Iris in Chihuahua State, and Sianori in Durango State.
Their report, entitled "A Technical Review of the North Porvenir Zone, Santa Cruz Mine, Guanacevi Project, Durango State, Mexico" by Velasquez Spring, P.
One area of special concern is the Laguna region, which includes the twin cities of Gomez Palacio in Durango state and Torreon in Coahuila state.
Excellon has become Mexico's newest silver producer through exploitation of very high-grade massive sulphide mineralization from its Platosa Mine in northeastern Durango State, Mexico.
Durango state, a bastion of organized crime where there is complete impunity, has become a torment for those defending a free press and openness in news and information.
In that incident, which occurred on July 18, a handful of inmates at the Durango state prison in Gomez Palacio were allowed to leave the prison so they could carry out a murder at a party in Torreon with weapons borrowed from prison guards.
March 28, 2010 - Gunmen in northwestern Durango state killed ten people, aged 8 to 21, after the pick-up truck they were traveling in sped through a roadblock on an isolated highway in the drug-producing "Golden Triangle" region.